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This collection is comprised of approximately 1,000 slides capturing buildings along Wilshire Boulevard. The slides were taken during Tuesday afternoon walks in 1978-1979 by Marlene Laskey and her 15-year-old daughter, Annie, who was the primary photographer. Marlene (1933-1989) was a Michigan native who moved to Los Angeles in the 1950s and became a Los Angeles historian and architecture enthusiast. At the time of her death from cancer, Marlene was working on a Master of Urban Planning degree at UCLA, and was an interviewer for UCLA's Oral History program.; Title supplied by cataloger; The highest resolution available for this image is 300 dpi. Looking up from Euclid Street towards the neon sign of York's Dress Shop, located in a Spanish style storefront at 1213 Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica. This facade has since been remodeled.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
00090829 Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection GPC_b16_f5_i89 CARL0005002591 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121784
Neon signs--California--Santa Monica Stores & shops--California--Santa Monica Clothing stores--California--Santa Monica Storefronts--California--Santa Monica Architecture--California--Santa Monica--Spanish influences Santa Monica (Calif.) Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides